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Download E-books One Hundred Years of Solitude (Bloom's Modern Critical Interpretations) PDF

By Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Harold Bloom

Considering its book in 1967, 100 Years of Solitude has offered greater than 20 million copies and earned its writer, Gabriel García Márquez, a bunch of awards, together with the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982. the unconventional has triggered comparisons to Miguel de Cervantes, William Faulkner, Virginia Woolf, or even the Bible. The version of this serious quantity brings jointly full-length essays that discover the nuances of Márquez s pleasing fictive international of Macondo. This learn consultant comes whole with an introductory essay by means of grasp pupil Harold Bloom, notes at the members, and reference positive factors comparable to a chronology, bibliography, and index.

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Download E-books Nefertiti (Ancient World Leaders) PDF

By Brenda Lange

In brooding about historical Egypt, convinced photos are evoked - the pyramids, the Sphinx, the tremendous Sahara wilderness, the strong Nile River, and just like the beautiful Queen Nefertiti. formally known as the good Royal spouse of the Pharaoh Akhenaten, she was once with regards to King Tutenkhamen and should have even wielded nice strength, sharing the throne together with her husband for a time. She used to be identified for her nice attractiveness, evidenced via a painted bust stumbled on within the early a part of the twentieth century. yet a lot of Nefertiti's existence is still shrouded in secret. Ongoing archeological study may well at some point show solutions to the various questions that encompass the attractive queen who lived such a lot of centuries in the past. learn in "Nefertiti" a couple of queen popular for her good looks in the course of a tumultuous time in Egyptian heritage.

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Download E-books Kids Book of Questions. Why do the Stars..?: Trivia for Kids Of All Ages In - Astronomy PDF

The tune “Twinkle, twinkle little celebrity” simply bought extra fascinating with this starry booklet. Your curious youngster will locate this source worthwhile since it in brief yet thoroughly discusses essentially the most frequently asked questions on the evening sky. count on your kids to understand extra concerning the evening sky and astronomy, generally, the extra he/she reads this publication.

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Download E-books Mariano Rivera PDF

By Judith Levin

In 1990, the Yankees paid a signing bonus of $2,000 to obtain a tender shortstop from an novice baseball group in Panama. Mariano Rivera had by no means even thought of a profession in baseball until eventually he turned a Yankee. Now, he's thought of the easiest postseason nearer - and maybe the easiest nearer - of all time, in addition to one of many major purposes the workforce gained 4 global sequence titles among 1996 and 2000, and misplaced one in 2001. In shut video games, Rivera's take hold of "saves" have secured either wins and the Yankees' persevered appearances within the postseason. Off the sphere, Rivera has been well-known for his philanthropic paintings within the usa and Panama alike. In "Mariano Rivera", learn the tale of the guy who grew up enjoying baseball with a do-it-yourself cardboard glove in a small fishing village to turn into the Yankees' loved "Mo" via labor and typical expertise.

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Download E-books MachoPoni: A Prance with Death (Poniworld Chronicles Book 1) PDF

By Lotus Rose

From the writer of Malice in Wonderland. within the first quantity of the epic Poniworld Chronicles, MachoPoni has no selection yet to go into the darkish state, the place the undead ponies roam. He needs to rescue airborne dirt and dust, the poni he loves from the darkish princess's fortress, utilizing wit, creativity and his magic bouncy blue ball to outlive. A twisted parody of My Little Pony, The Care Bears, and different 80's staples. caution: includes gore and gentle sexual content material.

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Download E-books Rebellion: A Kurtherian Gambit Series (The Rise of Magic Book 3) PDF

By CM Raymond

When you sow tyranny, you higher be ready to harvest the rebellion.

Hannah and Ezekiel dig deeper into the corruption of the Noble area, and the unwell fact of Adrien’s grasp plan turns into clear.

They have to name upon the varied staff of these unswerving to the reason in an effort to cease the Chancellor’s reign of terror--before to any extent further innocents die via his hand.

Meanwhile, Karl and Parker enlist a strong best friend to aid them conflict opposed to the Prophet’s lies, and Gregory prepares for anything way more harmful than battle--a formal ball at his parent’s house.

Sometimes, rebels have all of the fun.

Rebellion exhibits the heroes of Irth in motion as they fight opposed to tyranny and paintings to place evil again within the field. Hannah and her acquaintances needs to research the facility of teamwork as a way to hinder the perils of unchecked ambition.

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Download E-books Der verbotene Schlüssel (German Edition) PDF

By Ralf Isau

»Manche Dinge bleiben besser für immer unentdeckt.« Nur kurz denkt die 14-jährige Sophia an diesen Rat, als sie das Erbe ihres geheimnisvollen Großvaters annimmt: Der alte Mann, den sie nie selbst gekannt hat, vermacht ihr eine komplexe kleine Maschine, die wie ein Uhrwerk voller Zahnrädchen und Halbkugeln aussieht. Und dazu einen Schlüssel – vor dem ein short des Großvaters eindringlich warnt. Der verbotene Schlüssel – Sophia kann ihm nicht widerstehen: Sie zieht das Uhrwerk auf und findet sich in einem bizarren, gefährlichen Reich wieder. Mekanis, das perfekte, gefühllose Land, erwacht durch sie zu neuem Leben. Und Sophia ist keineswegs allein: Theo, ein ebenso rätselhafter wie anziehender Junge, ist seit Jahrhunderten in dieser Welt gefangen. Und der dunkle Herrscher des fremden Reichs lauert mindestens ebenso lange auf die unheilvolle likelihood, die Sophia ihm jetzt eröffnet.

• Ein Schlüssel – eine fantastische Welt – und zwei Jugendliche im Kampf gegen ein uraltes Unheil
• Ein Buch über die Macht der Fantasie und die Kraft der menschlichen Seele

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Download E-books The Electric Light: Thomas Edison's Illuminating Invention (Milestones in American History) PDF

By Liz Sonneborn

In 1879, Thomas Alva Edison invented the 1st sensible incandescent electrical mild in his Menlo Park, New Jersey, laboratory, ushering in an period pushed through electrical energy. "The electrical mild" is an enlightening examine this huge fulfillment, analyzing how the lightbulb used to be partially liable for reworking the country's agrarian economic climate into the fashionable business economic system it really is this present day.

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Download E-books Money for Minors: A Student's Guide to Economics PDF

By Marie Bussing-Burks

Money. Debt. rates of interest. financial disaster. Billionaires. scholars may possibly remember the fact that cash makes the area cross 'round, yet such a lot are a bit shaky by way of explaining how and why. utilizing an A-Z structure and containing over four hundred entries, this reference publication presents a vital beginning of industrial and monetary wisdom for middle-school, high-school, and group students. brief positive factors scattered through the textual content upload curiosity and enjoyable, whereas assisting scholars know the way economics impacts their day-by-day lives. most sensible, the entries are written in a mode excellent for college kids simply starting to find out how economies paintings and function

Teenagers spend over $100 billion every year within the U.S. and impression every little thing from garments types to song and flicks to nutrition and cellphones. Money for Minors might help them know how their day-by-day judgements have a huge effect at the economic climate. specified good points will permit budding moguls to appreciate how they could develop into marketers and create fiscal price in a number of methods, evaluation deals from banks and bank card businesses, learn the company part of the newspaper, comprehend the significance of assorted govt data, and extra. And the ebook won't simply arrange scholars for the higher-level economics classes they're going to take up highschool and college―it could be a good advisor for a person doing study on every thing from the nice melancholy to bank card debt to genuine property to inflation. Over four hundred basically written definitions can help scholars comprehend the fundamental techniques of economics and finance. furthermore: -Short sidebars scattered through the textual content support scholars know the way economics impacts their day-by-day lives. themes contain examining inventory rates, icon economists like Alan Greenspan, financial trivialities, cool econ and fiscal web pages, and the fundamentals of entrepreneurship. -Six mini-lessons supply real-life functions of ways the economic climate capabilities. issues contain The Federal Reserve procedure, Gross household Product, govt Spending and Taxation, nationwide Debt, cash, and The enterprise Cycle. Used as a stand-alone reference or together with an economics textbook, the definitions within the publication may also help scholars research the language of economics―and support them comprehend the ways that members, companies, and govt interact to shape our $13 trillion economy.

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